Party Posts

Tips and Ideas from the Waitron Crew

Clients Lifestyle

Create the Perfect Party Playlist with These Tips

Music sets the tone for your party, so creating a playlist for your event should never be an afterthought. You can have all the right décor, food and activities, but if you have the wrong background music — or none at all — everything will seem a bit off.If you have the extra space and [...]
by Waitron • July 20, 2016
Lifestyle Staff

Five Easy-to-Use Apps that Help Budget Your Money

Budgeting is important for everyone, but when you don’t have a standard 9-to-5 job, it’s more essential than ever. Thankfully, there are a lot of really great apps that make staying on top of your finances a breeze. From getting a handle on your budget to seamlessly sending — and receiving — money between friends, [...]
by Waitron • July 14, 2016
Clients Lifestyle

Overwhelmed? Why You Should Consider Using an Event Planner

Playing host or hostess at your very own event is always a good time, but managing the million little details involved in executing a fabulous party is not. It’s all fun and games when you first decide to plan an event, but when the sheer magnitude of the soiree sets in, it’s best to call [...]
by Waitron • July 12, 2016
Lifestyle Staff

What Employers Are Looking For in a Background Check

You’re looking for a job as a bartender or server, so it might come as a surprise when a potential employer says a background check will be conducted as part of the interview process. If this is the first time you’ve succumbed to one, it’s only natural to feel a bit apprehensive, but relax, it’s [...]
by Waitron • June 29, 2016
Clients Lifestyle

What You Can and Can’t Ask of Your Caterers

After conducting plenty of due diligence, you finally found the perfect caterer for your event. You’ve already covered the basics with your contact at the company, but it’s inevitable that you’ll come up with at least a few more requests prior to the party and on the big day itself. While you did hire the [...]
by Waitron • June 22, 2016
Clients Lifestyle

The Right Way to Manage Your Millennials

Millennials — loosely defined as the generation born between 1981 and 2004 — are now adults and they’re taking the workforce by storm. As of 2014, there were more than 4.3 million Millennials in NYC, so there’s a very good chance you’ve encountered more than a few. A sense of entitlement and an anti-work attitude [...]
by Waitron • June 15, 2016
Clients Lifestyle

Can You Trust Strangers In Your Home?

Opening up your home to host an event instantly makes for a warm and inviting party. Much more intimate than an outside venue, welcoming guests into your own little corner of NYC adds a personal touch you won’t get anywhere else. Of course, throwing a party in your home means a lot of extra preparations [...]
by Waitron • June 8, 2016
Lifestyle Staff

Does Bartending School Make You a Better Bartender?

NYC is filled with talented bartenders competing for jobs at the best bars, restaurants and nightclubs. You want to hold your own in job interviews and prove yourself as the best person for the position, so you’re thinking about enrolling in bartending school. This is a pretty significant financial investment, so make sure it will [...]
by Waitron • May 24, 2016
Clients Lifestyle

The Secret to Staying Organized During Event Planning Mayhem

If you’ve ever planned an event, you’re well aware of the immense amount of work that goes into even the smallest party. Nailing every last detail is essential, so things can get pretty chaotic when you’re pulled in multiple directions at once. Waitron is your secret to keeping it together and making your event appear [...]
by Waitron • May 19, 2016
Clients Lifestyle

Party for a Cause: How to Throw an Awesome Fundraising Event in Your Home

NYC is filled with philanthropists happy to donate their time and money to help others. Opening up your home for a charity fundraiser is an exceptional way to raise money for a cause close to your heart. Much more intimate than a large gala, an impressive amount of money can be raised in a short [...]
by Waitron • May 11, 2016